Somasuta, Soma-suta, Somasutā: 5 definitions


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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Somasuta (सोमसुत).—epithets of Budha or Mercury.

Derivable forms: somasutaḥ (सोमसुतः).

Somasuta is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms soma and suta (सुत). See also (synonyms): somaputra, somabhū.

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Somasutā (सोमसुता).—the river Narmadā; cf. सोमोद्भवा (somodbhavā) above.

Somasutā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms soma and sutā (सुता).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Somasutā (सोमसुता).—f.

(-tā) The river Narmada. E. soma the moon, sutā daughter.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Somasuta (सोमसुत):—[=soma-suta] [from soma] m. ‘a son of the Moon’, Name of Budha, [Purāṇa; Śatruṃjaya-māhātmya]

2) Somasutā (सोमसुता):—[=soma-sutā] [from soma-suta > soma] f. ‘daughter of the M°’, the river Narmada (Nerbudda), [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Somasutā (सोमसुता):—[soma-sutā] (tā) 1. f. The Nerbuddha.

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Somasuta in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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